Centre warns 25 States/UTs to implement food law by April

In a stern warning, the Centre has told 25 states like Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh that it will stop supply of subsidised foodgrains for APL families from April 5 if they do not implement food law.

PM panel suggests Smart card for subsidised foodgrains

Under the smart card-based PDS, all existing ration cards
would be replaced with bio-metric featured smart cards.